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USGA names Mike Davis as executive director

After being introduced as the seventh executive director of the USGA Wednesday, Mike Davis admitted he had some apprehension in taking the job. It likely would mean giving up several of the responsibilities he cherished...
Wednesday, 3/2/2011 at 11:37AM
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This Week's Syllabus: Feb. 17-23

FAB FIVEMy look at the top five teams in the country right nowMEN1. Oklahoma State (Last week: 1)Toughest thing for Cowboys might be to avoid boredom right about now. I don't mean that to say...
Friday, 2/18/2011 at 8:32AM
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USGA weighing Trump NJ as backup Open site

Donald Trump would like nothing more than to have a U.S. Open -- or a U.S. Women's Open -- at one of his golf courses. When the USGA held the boys and girls junior...
Thursday, 2/17/2011 at 8:10PM
Gear & Equipment

If you want to play, it's time to pay

There was much consternation last year over the ability of non-elite tour players to acquire wedges and irons that conformed to the new groove rule stipulations in time to compete in certain professional events. So...
Thursday, 2/17/2011 at 4:30PM
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USGA brainstorms on potential DQ scenarios

After meetings last week with PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem and LPGA commissioner Mike Whan, the U.S. Golf Association's Mike Davis convened an all-day brainstorming session Monday to scrutinize Rule 6-6b that deals with disqualification...
Wednesday, 2/9/2011 at 11:33AM
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USGA takes steps to strengthen Open field

PHOENIX -- The goal, according to USGA officials, has always been to have the strongest fields at their championship events. To that end, the association announced changes to exemption categories for several of national championships...
Saturday, 2/5/2011 at 1:43PM
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USGA makes amateur exemption changes

PHOENIX -- Four years ago I was working on a profile for Golf World on career amateur Trip Kuehne. Among the story's themes was how Kuehne tried to balance his family life, his business career...
Saturday, 2/5/2011 at 1:33PM
Gear & Equipment

USGA issues Las Reglas de Golf

The United States Golf Association has announced that the Rules of Golf is now available in Spanish on its website. Would it be sarcastic to suggest that PGA Tour players can now ignore reading the...
Saturday, 2/5/2011 at 12:34PM
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David Fay joins Golf Digest as a columnist

Golf Digest made the following announcement on Monday: New York, NY -- Golf Digest has signed on former USGA Executive Director David Fay as a monthly columnist beginning in the April 2011 issue. "David...
Monday, 1/24/2011 at 11:13AM
Gear & Equipment

Starting Hot (List)

The Hot List is the most intensive and most important piece of service journalism any golf publication attempts. When the Hot List first debuted in 2004, it began because readers had been asking what clubs...
Tuesday, 1/18/2011 at 2:48PM
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